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Warmest congratulations to John who on 20th February last was awarded the IFTA Lifetime Achievement Award. John's family, friends and former colleagues gathered to pay tribute to John and his illustrious career which spans over five decades.  Among the special guests who travelled to Dublin to celebrate were Oscar winning French actress Juliette Binoche (The English Patient, Chocolat, Caché, In My Country) and Oscar winning actor Jon Voight (Mission Impossible, Enemy of the State, Midnight Cowboy, Deliverance) as well as John's son, Charley Boorman (The Long Way Round).   Other guests partook in a special tribute to John, with involvement from leading Irish talents acknowledging him as the key influence on their careers including Brendan Gleeson, Gabriel Byrne, Neil Jordan, Jim Sheridan and on screen contributions from Burt Reynolds and Pierce Brosnan.  

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